STOPP/START criteria for potentially inappropriate prescribing in older people: version 2.
O'Mahony D, O'Sullivan D, Byrne S, O'Connor MN, Ryan C, Gallagher P. Age Ageing. 2014 Oct 16; [Epub ahead of print].
This consensus guideline describes expanded criteria to identify inappropriate medication prescribing for older patients. This strategy can address high rates of adverse drug events in older populations, especially if integrated into clinical decision support.
Learning safe prescribing during post-take ward rounds.
Conroy-Smith E, Herring R, Caldwell G. Clin Teach. 2011;8:75-78.
Who makes prescribing decisions in hospital inpatients? An observational study.
Ross S, Hamilton L, Ryan C, Bond C. Postgrad Med J. 2012;8:507-510.
Perceived causes of prescribing errors by junior doctors in hospital inpatients: a study from the PROTECT programme.
Ross S, Ryan C, Duncan EM, et al. BMJ Qual Saf. 2013;22:97-102.
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The contribution of prescription chart design and familiarity to prescribing error: a prospective, randomised, cross-over study.
Tallentire VR, Hale RL, Dewhurst NG, Maxwell SR. BMJ Qual Saf. 2013;22:864-869.